Of every 100 minutes spent using the world’s most popular apps, 32 of those are gobbled up by Facebook

Of every 100 minutes spent using the world’s most popular apps, 32 of those are gobbled up by Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Testifying before US Congress in April, Mark Zuckerberg insisted to senators that Facebook wasn’t a monopoly, arguing that „the average American uses eight different apps to communicate with their friends.” Even so, Facebook and its family of apps take up an astonishing amount of the time people spend…

It would take Facebook just 18 minutes to pay off its £500,000 fine for the Cambridge Analytica scandal

It would take Facebook just 18 minutes to pay off its £500,000 fine for the Cambridge Analytica scandal

It’s no big deal. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images It would take Facebook just 18 minutes to pay off the £500,000 fine proposed as a punishment by the UK’s data watchdog for the Cambridge Analytica data scandal. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has suggested fining Facebook the maximum penalty for the way it mishandled user data and…

The first man to run a mile in under 4 minutes has died aged 88

The first man to run a mile in under 4 minutes has died aged 88

A portrait of Roger Bannister of Great Britain. Allsport Hulton / Archive The first man to have broken the four-minute mile has died, aged 88. Sir Roger Bannister was a British athlete who broke the record in 1954. In 2011, he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. „On the 6 May 1954, Roger made the impossible…